A Griffith panel of experts has explained why it is essential that patients from all walks of life see themselves represented by the clinicians that treat them.
Griffith alumnus and midwifery lecturer Cassandra Nest has been recognised for her work proving quality maternity care to First Nations people with the HESTA Midwife of the Year 2020 award.
Global events have highlighted the importance of critical healthcare workers, including nurses at the forefront of the COVID-19 pandemic and the midwives who continue to serve the community.
Griffith’s internationally recognised Bachelor of Midwifery program has celebrated its tenth birthday.
A lack of choice and control that Aboriginal women currently have over their birthing experience is the driving force for Griffith graduate Cassandra Nest from the Gold Coast.